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Reconnect in nature founder gives TedX talk on the value of lived experience in mental health recovery

Our founder Andrew Dugmore offers an insight into a deeply misunderstood area of mental health, that of schizophrenia. He offers a story of hope and recovery, with a message for everyone in society. Perhaps those who have experienced mental health problems are the real experts.


April 8, 2020 0

Reconnect in nature celebrates 10 years

Reconnect in nature has now been running for 10 years. It started as walking group first called Walking with Friends, which led us to realise how important connecting to nature and other people was for our mental wellbeing. From these origins we are now delivering training, workshops and taster sessions on nature connection to help…
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April 8, 2020 0

Celebration Day

CELEBRATE THE SEASONS AND THE POWER OF NATURE FOR OUR WELLBEING Over 2018 we delivered 20 Nature Connection and Wellbeing sessions helping people connect with the seasons and support each other for positive mental wellbeing. We invite you to come and share the nature connection experience, hear from our participants, and learn from local experts.…
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June 12, 2019 0

Upcoming Nature Connection Experience Sessions

Reconnect in Nature is running two more Nature Connection Experience sessions in the beautiful Minwear Woods near Narberth. You are invited to join us to experience the health benefits of Shinrin-yoku (forest bathing) and the joy of connecting with nature – Engage in nature awareness – Deepen your connection with nature – Experience the therapeutic…
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May 2, 2019 0

Show and Tell in the Woods, Lawrenny.

Come and join us in Lawrenny and see what we’ve been doing this Winter. It’s an opportunity to find out what we do at Reconnect in Nature and experience how nature has a positive impact on our wellbeing. There will be a public sharing of nature art, nature writing, and short films in our tipi…
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November 15, 2018 0

Come join our Nature Connection Experience on January 20th 2019

  Reconnect in Nature is running a free 2-hour Nature Connection Experience in Minwear Woods near Narberth and you are invited to experience the physical, mental and emotional benefits of connecting with nature. Deepen your connection with nature Experience the therapeutic power of the woods Engage in nature awareness Slow down, notice and connect with…
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November 9, 2018 0

2 day Cerificated Mental Health First Aid training – 10th & 11th January in Haverfordwest

We are running a 2 day Cerificated Mental Health First Aid training on 10th and 11th January in Haverfordwest. WHY TAKE THE COURSE? Although many people are first aid trained in most settings it is likely you will come across more mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, stress and misuse of alcohol/drug than you…
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November 1, 2018 0

Winter Digital Media Course

  Would you like to learn how to make short videos in the outdoors? Reconnect in Nature’s Digital Media Workshops are aimed to teach people about mobile photography and video editing skills, while connecting with the natural world. Throughout this course we will be exploring the theme of Winter and as a group we will…
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October 2, 2018 0

Nature Connections and Wellbeing Winter Course

  Reconnect in Nature is running another free five week course aimed at improving people’s mental health, wellbeing and confidence. Come out and experience the arrival of winter. The five sessions are 26th October, and 2nd, 9th,16th, 23rd November 2018. Location: Lawrenny, Pembrokeshire.  Please note we’ll let you know the exact meeting spot once you’ve…
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October 2, 2018 0